Several People Shot At T.I. Concert. Troy Ave Allegedly Hit. 1 Man Dead.
Several gunshots were fired at T.I.’s concert at New York’s Irving Plaza at approximately 10:15pm EST on May 25, according to WABC TV. One man is reported to be dead and at least 3 others were injured. Karencivil.com is also reporting that Troy Ave’s management confirmed the artist was grazed by a bullet.
According to TMZ, an argument started backstage before one of the opening acts was about to perform. A gun was allegedly pulled and “people from backstage ran into the crowd as shots rang out.” T.I. had not yet taken the stage, but footage of his reaction as the events unfolded was captured. A man, 33, who was shot in the stomach, succumbed to his injuries. Another man was shot in the chest and a woman was shot in the leg. Their condition is unclear.